Archive for the ‘Ports & Terminals’ Category

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 11-May-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 12-25 MAY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 12-25 May 2019 Saturday, May 11, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 13 May (Mon) – Day following the birthday of Buddha (Hong Kong) 17 May (Fri) –...
May 11th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 10-May-2019 TESTING OF AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE Singapore ENVIRONMENTAL INCENTIVE SCHEME Port Botany & Port Kembla, Australia DREDGING OFF JURONG TERMINAL Singapore Testing of Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Friday, May 10, 2019, Singapore From 13 to 17 May 2019, an Autonomous...
May 10th, 2019 | Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Last call for the ESPO Conference 2019: don’t miss it!

Last call for the ESPO Conference 2019: don’t miss it!
Fortezza Vecchia Livorno ©Paolo Pampana Last call for the ESPO Conference 2019: don’t miss it! 10 May 2019 In less than two weeks, we are gathering for the 16th edition of the ESPO Conference, hosted by the Port Network Authority of the North Tyrrhenian Sea. This annual highlight of the European...
May 10th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC   09-May-2019 TARIFF INCREASE ANNOUNCED Port Kembla, Australia BUNKER CRAFT OPERATOR LICENCE REVOKED Singapore Tariff increase announced Thursday, May 9, 2019, Port Kembla, Australia NSW Ports have announced that there will be an 3% increase to the tariff, effective...
May 9th, 2019 | Bunkering, Corruption, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Taxation | Read More

IAPH World Port Sustainability winners announced at IAPH 2019 Guangzhou World Ports Conference

IAPH World Port Sustainability winners announced at IAPH 2019 Guangzhou World Ports Conference
. IAPH World Port Sustainability winners announced at IAPH 2019 Guangzhou World Ports Conference IAPH Awards announced in six categories, with one tied award in the Governance and Ethics category. Guangzhou, May 9th 2018 At the main gala dinner of the IAPH Guangzhou 2019 World Ports Conferencethis evening,...
May 9th, 2019 | Associations, Awards, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Chesil – The Most Famous Beach we have ever cleaned

Chesil – The Most Famous Beach we have ever cleaned
Chesil – The Most Famous Beach We Have Ever Cleaned The 49er, 49erFX, and Nacra 17 sailors assembled again ahead of the 2019 Volvo European Championship to spend some time cleaning up a local beach to the club we were at. Joined by our partners for the Europeans, the RYA and Volvo Car UK, our...
May 9th, 2019 | Environment, Sailing, Sports | Read More

ESPO supports EU proposal to discuss a harmonized approach on scrubbers at IMO level

ESPO supports EU proposal to discuss a harmonized approach on scrubbers at IMO level
. ESPO supports EU proposal to discuss a harmonized approach on scrubbers at IMO level 09 May 2019 IMO Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC 74), which is commencing next week in London, will discuss an EU proposal on the exhaust gas cleaning systems (scrubbers). The proposal, which has been...
May 9th, 2019 | Associations, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Port of Cork ‘Highly Commended’ at Seatrade Awards in ‘Deal of the Year’ Category

Port of Cork ‘Highly Commended’ at Seatrade Awards in ‘Deal of the Year’ Category
Cork Container Terminal Port of Cork ‘Highly Commended’ at Seatrade Awards in ‘Deal of the Year’ Category Recognition for Cork Container Terminal funding deal; notable for its complexity and collaboration between multiple, disparate partners Cork, Ireland, 9 May 2019 – The...
May 9th, 2019 | Awards, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The BDI @940: volatility knocks …yet again!

The BDI @940: volatility knocks …yet again!
The BDI @940: volatility knocks …yet again! Strange “developments” with ups and downs for both the Dry and Wet Markets. Geopolitics hotting-up. John Faraclas brief recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained four points thanks mainly to the volatile Capes’ BCI which clinched forty points and now...
May 8th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 08-May-2019 RELOCATION OF NAVIGATION CHANNEL BUOY Hong Kong STRONG CURRENTS IN SHIP CHANNEL Houston, United States Relocation of navigation channel buoy Wednesday, May 8, 2019, Hong Kong The navigation channel buoy “3” at Aberdeen South Typhoon Shelter has been relocated about...
May 8th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Solar energy to power GAC Dubai’s warehouses

Solar energy to power GAC Dubai’s warehouses
GAC Logistics Park in the Jebel Ali Free Zone Solar energy to power GAC Dubai’s warehouses Combined production equivalent to energy needed to power 20,000 households over 20-year project lifetime Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 7 May 2019 – GAC Dubai is installing over 15,000 high-efficiency...
May 7th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

Port Solent’s 30th anniversary shortlisted for national events award

Port Solent’s 30th anniversary shortlisted for national events award
.. Port Solent’s 30th anniversary shortlisted for national events award Portsmouth’s leading waterside leisure destination Port Solent, has been shortlisted for a Purple Apple Marketing Award for its 2018 anniversary event, ‘Port Solent’s 30th Birthday Celebration’. The event was held on 28...
May 7th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Davies Turner says European haulage capacity is less tight than a year ago

Davies Turner says European haulage capacity is less tight than a year ago
Davies Turner says European haulage capacity is less tight than a year ago In response to recent reports that available road haulage capacity in Europe is at its highest level in a decade, the UK’s leading independent freight forwarding and logistics company says that the findings mirror what it is...
May 7th, 2019 | Land Trasnport, Logistics, Markets | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 06-May-2019 DREDGING OFF SULTAN SHOAL LIGHTHOUSE Singapore MAXIMUM AUTHORIZED DRAFT FOR TRANSITING VESSELS (6TH UPDATE) Panama Canal, Panama Dredging off Sultan Shoal Lighthouse Monday, May 6, 2019, Singapore From 6 May to 6 November, dredging works are being carried out off Sultan...
May 6th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Maersk Hamburg Sets a surprising new Record for Israel when entered this weekend to Haifa Port

Maersk Hamburg Sets a surprising new Record for Israel when entered this weekend to Haifa Port
The Maersk Hamburg; picture credit: Warhaftig Venezian Maersk Hamburg Sets a surprising new Record for Israel when entered this weekend to Haifa Port The largest ship ever to arrive in Israel – the Maersk Hamburg container ship, with the immense capacity of 15,300 TEUs called Haifa Port this weekend....
May 6th, 2019 | Container shipping, Containers, Markets, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 04-May-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 5-18 MAY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 5-18 May 2019 Saturday, May 4, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 7 May (Tue) – Kazakhstan Defender of the Fatherland Day 9 May (Wed) – Kazakhstan...
May 4th, 2019 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from  GAC 03-May-2019 MARINE SOIL INVESTIGATION AT SELAT PAUH Singapore Marine soil investigation at Selat Pauh Friday, May 3, 2019, Singapore From 5 May to 30 September marine soil investigation works will be carried out at Selat Pauh. According to the Maritime and Port Authority of...
May 3rd, 2019 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Marseille Fos names executive and supervisory board leaders

Marseille Fos names executive and supervisory board leaders
Marseille Marseille Fos names executive and supervisory board leaders  Former port of Le Havre managing director Hervé Martel has started work as interim managing director of the Marseille Fos port authority following his nomination by the French transport minister.  His appointment is now due to...
May 3rd, 2019 | Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Sustainability Kick Start for Euros and Live Broadcast from Kiel

Sustainability Kick Start for Euros and Live Broadcast from Kiel
.. Sustainability Kick Start for Euros and Live Broadcast from Kiel RYA aims to set new sustainability standards at VOLVO  49er, 49erFX and NACRA 17 European Championship  The Volvo 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 European Championship will mark Plastic Free Day with a beach clean as part of its commitment...
May 2nd, 2019 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 02-May-2019 RAMADAN WORKING HOURS 2019 United Arab Emirates Ramadan Working Hours 2019 Thursday, May 2, 2019, United Arab Emirates During the holy month of Ramadan, the working hours for DP World UAE Region and its subsidiaries are as below: COMMERCIAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE DEPARTMENTS 08:00...
May 2nd, 2019 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Ports revoke scrubber ban after publication of academic research

Ports revoke scrubber ban after publication of academic research
PORTS REVOKE SCRUBBER BAN AFTER PUBLICATION OF ACADEMIC RESEARCH The Clean Shipping Alliance 2020 (CSA 2020) has received written approvals and no-objection letters from several Port Authorities around the world indicating they have no intention of banning the use of open-loop scrubbers in their waters. Following...
May 2nd, 2019 | Academia, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Reports | Read More

Forwarders welcome Heathrow ruling

Forwarders welcome Heathrow ruling
Robert Keen Forwarders welcome Heathrow ruling Speaking after yesterday’s ruling by the High Court in London against campaigners challenging the legality of the UK government’s decision to allow a third runway at Heathrow Airport, Robert Keen, Director General of the British International Freight...
May 2nd, 2019 | Aviation, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Brieda Cabins launches pioneering ground control station for remote crane operations

Brieda Cabins launches pioneering ground control station for remote crane operations
The Ground Remote Control Station (GRCS) enhances communication between teams and boosts operational efficiency at container terminals Brieda Cabins launches pioneering ground control station for remote crane operations Following extensive development work with pilot customer the Port of Virginia, Brieda...
May 1st, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

ESPO Monthly Overview – April 2019: Port pro of the month, Brendan Keating (IE)

ESPO Monthly Overview – April 2019: Port pro of the month, Brendan Keating (IE)
Port of the month Brendan Keating (IE) ESPO Monthly Overview – April 2019 01 May 2019  Port pro of the month: Brendan Keating (IE) This month we are taking you to Ireland, more specifically to Cork. In what follows, Brendan Keating, Chief Executive of the Port of Cork will discuss his views on...
May 1st, 2019 | Awards, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Jonathan Zier joins Crowley Offshore Services Team providing Tug and Barge Solutions

Jonathan Zier joins Crowley Offshore Services Team providing Tug and Barge Solutions
Jonathan Zier Jonathan Zier Joins Crowley Offshore Services Team Providing Tug and Barge Solutions (HOUSTON, Texas; May 1, 2019) ­– To provide a more personalized interface for customers in need of tugs, barges and offshore project services in the Gulf of Mexico and internationally, Crowley Maritime...
May 1st, 2019 | Consumers Market, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More